The Artists’ Network is a Canadian, member-led, non-profit organization dedicated to supporting visual artists in their business practice. We promote professional development and entrepreneurship by providing educational seminars, juried exhibitions and networking opportunities. MORE >>

MEMBERSHIP: Invest in your art business – a Professional Membership delivers education seminars and workshops, networking and discounted exhibition opportunities – online and in-person. Artists at all levels welcome – we strive to celebrate diverse points of view.

EDUCATION: Monthly art business seminars including guest speakers, panel discussions. Our seminars are designed to help artists improve their business skills. From marketing and sales to social media and grant writing and more.

SUBMISSIONS: Exhibitions in our ArtWalks open in January.  The Leslie Grove Gallery change every 3-4 weeks. Check here for group exhibitions, member-only shows submissions. Visit the Leslie Grove Gallery site for more information regarding gallery rentals.

RIVERDALE ARTWALK: Traditionally located in Jimmie Simpson Park, Riverdale ArtWalk moves ONLINE IN 2021 and hosts a JUNE & AUGUST show! A fine art exhibition showcasing established and emerging artists.

ARTWALK IN THE SQUARE: A 3 day Outdoor show and sale of fine art only hosted at the CF Shops at Don Mills in North Toronto.  It is a hybrid event for 2021 showcasing artists online and in-person.

LESLIE GROVE GALLERY: The Artists’ Network’s office and physical gallery space located in Toronto. It is open to the public and hosts exhibitions, education seminars and networking. Check here for group exhibitions, member-only shows and gallery rental fees.

COVID: We take your safety very seriously. All COVID-19 protocols are being strictly enforced in the gallery and outdoor shows. Please check the hours before visiting, sanitize your hands and always wear a mask!

NETWORKING: Especially today it is critical to be a part of a community that supports artist and understands your practice. The Artists Network delivers informal monthly networking ‘pods” online that enables you to build your network.

DONATE: The Network has volunteered many hours during COVID to deliver valuable education and exhibition opportunities. We are not a charitable organization so cannot provide tax receipts but if you can help, we’d really appreciate it.